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parked her car here in front of macy's. by the time she was done with work -- it was gone! something o dear. "we were so close i told him all my secrets and he told me his." "he was just so smart he was just such a good kid." "he just had a great future ahead of him." all that promise cut short in a second! sincere manuel's family...home two nights ago -- when suddenly a bullet flew through the wall! the 12 year-old's dad rushed upstairs... found he was shot in the head! tonight officials telling the family it appears this was an accident. "we've never experienced this before that has never happened in our family." with sincere gone -- they were left with only memories! these pictures! his possessions -- like the helmet the proud football player wore, loved, carried -- everywhere. this morning -- it was stolen. along with his sister's honda civic! "we're not trying to get
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sincere's helmet back." tonight that plea from the family. they just want a part of him back. as they cope --- the 6 year old who saw his body upstairs -- "he was really nice to me." the sibling ... sincere's best friend ... who'll never see him again. "i love him so much, i just wish he was here." an update now on a story..... we brought you.... as it was breaking... on k-t-n-v dot com brought you.... as it was breaking... on k-t-n-v dot com a pedestrian is in critical condition.... after being hit by a car.... near lake mead and rancho. the man was taken... to u-m-c trauma. the driver stayed on the crosswalk or not. officers shut down traffic in
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while they investigated. new tonight... a valley man needs your help..... catching a package thief..... who made off with his mom's valentine's day gift.. the whole crime is caught on this surveillance video... here you can see..... the man drive up to the house.... near durango and charleston.... park his car.... and walk up to the front door. once there... he grabs the box and runs off. the homeowner says... the package was full of bath and body works stuff.... for his mom.. right now.. a stretch of dangerous weather.. 12 hundred miles long.. is moving across the eastern u-s from the south.. all the way into maine. tonight.. 17 states are under winter weather alerts. this video shows how dangerous the storm is.. especially for travellers. snow and ice are blamed for causing more than 15 hundred accidents in less than 16 hours. in other parts of the south.. there have been multiple reports of tornadoes. in mississippi.. this house was destroyed and a high school damaged by the twister. sot miranda supple / witness "i
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woo it's scary." this new storm moves in after a weekend of record shattering cold temps from new york to boston. it led to a harrowing rescue in new hampshire yesterday.. when 48 people were trapped for almost 3-hours in two tram cars in sub-zero temperatures.. because of a malfunction. it's a completely different story across southern nevada. we're coming off a beautiful weekend with record high temperatures.. so how long will our luck last? 13-weather first chief meteorologist bryan scofield is in the weather center to tell us how the rest of the week is shaping up. bryan. far above average temperatures will continue to be the theme for the forecast this week. especially in the short term. high pressure will be the dominating feature to the forecast through the first half of wednesday. high temps tomorrow will reach the mid and upper 70s, then approach 80 degrees on wednesday. breezy winds make a comeback on wednesday, ahead of a pacific storm system that will push
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an action news update on a story.... we've been following... all story.... we've been following... all day! a pile of trash.... dumped in the southwest part of the valley has been.... cleaned up.. it got a lot of attention today.... for a sign someone put up.... accusing a woman of dumping the garbage. the sign says... a woman named brenda... left the a woman named brenda... left the trash... and... it displays her name and address at the bottom it says.... "shame on you, pig." we went to the address on the sign... near buffalo and wigwam... and... there was no answer. the house looked abandoned. the owner of the lot..... where the trash was dumped.... is disgusted by it. 163133 pete eliades, lot owner "it's terrible for the city for people to dump trash on other people's properties and even on their properties.
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some people we talked to say... they don't feel public humiliation is the right way... now... to a story... you saw first... on action news!! the husband of the arizona woman killed.... in the strip crash.... in december.... speaking out for the first time. nearly -2- months.... after the frightening incident... jessica valenzuela's husband is talking about the experience..... on what would have been.... her -33-rd birthday. 13 action news reporter.... bryan callahan is live... outside planet hollywood with how her husband.... remembers that night... and... the woman he says.... he fell in love with at first sight. bryan... it was a tenth anniversary celebrartion for the couple as they made their way out here onto the strip. but axel valenzuela says the celebration ended after just five minutes. 04.40 "it is just hard not having her here." what was supposed to be a quick trip to las vegas... to celebrate their tenth anniversary... quickly turned to tragedy as
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walked out onto the strip december 20th. 05.20 "it was the happiest i had seen her in a long time." the widower... working to forget the scene as police say lakeisha holloway intentionally drove her car up onto the sidewalk outside planet hollwood... killing jesssica.... injuring dozens more. instead... axel is holding onto the couple's wedding rings and memories.... as he tries to forget the night of december 20th. 06.42 "it just happened so fast, but i don't want to talk about that." axel now grasping the good memories...and the love of their three children... as they prepare to celebrate jessica's 33rd birthday. the girls baking a cake for their mother.. that includes a trophy for the "best mom ever." 06.05 "i know she is in a way better place. i know she is in heaven." this as he talks about the message he will repeat to their three children. 09.10 "she loved them so much and would do anything for them." lakeisha holloway is scheduled to be back in court thursday
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she is facing 71 charges in the case... including jessica's murder. reporting live, bryan callahan, 13 action news. now to a story you'll see only on 13-action news. a valley family is still searching for answers tonight after mysterous death of their young daughter. now.. the family of 12 year old maxine starmarie zepeda-lopez is consulting a lawyer because they feel something went wrong. they say maxine came from from school with a stomach ache and neck pain last week. 3-days later.. she was in the hospital dying. her parents say they originally took her to spring valley hospital where she was given nausea pills. hours later.. she was taken to umc by ambulance where her family was told it may be a virus.. but nothing more. 16 3524 to 1635 29 "they gave me no explanation for anything other than oh i think she caught a virus" 13 action news reached out to the nevada health district which syas it is not investigating the case.
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to the latest developments.... on the race for the white house!!! new battle lines are being drawn tonight.. republican candidate.... donald trump is unleashing.... on texas senator ted cruz.... calling him: a liar... unstable... a basketcase.. trump also taking aim at jeb bush and his family.... over 9- eleven and iraq. today... for the first time... former president... george -w- bush is hitting the campaign trail for his brother.... his brother is coming into town which of course is lovely, ever ask yourself why his brother went silent for all these years? no, don't ask yourself that. their battle started over the weekend.... during the debate..... when trump called out bush... for the september -11-th terror attacks. there's just -5- days.... until the democratic caucus.... right here in nevada.. tonight... hillary clinton was up in reno... pleading for votes. sot "i am hoping, hoping to get your support in caucus on saturday - clinton was supposed to be in florida today... but she decided.... to stay in nevada. as for bernie sanders... he has leapfrogged ahead to michigan...
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and... nearly -10- thousand supporters. now to the fierce political battle unfolding over the u-s supreme court. it follows the sudden death of justice antonin scalia over the weekend.. and who will replace him on the high court. the 79 year old died while he was on a quail hunting trip to texas. president obama has made it clear he's ready to find his replacement.. but republican senate leaders.. and gop presidential candidates say obama should let the next president decide so voters have a voice. sot rubio: i do not believe the president should appoint someone. sot trump: it's called delay, delay, delay. ( applause ) democratic candidate hillary clinton said she hopes someone is nominated. the list of possible obama nominees includes marrick garland.. the chief judge of the d-c circuit court of appeals merrick garland.. circuit court judge jane kelly.. and sri srinivasan. some great news.... for north las vegas police dogs.... following a scary stabbing of a metro canine.... last week. two north las vegas canines are getting bullet proof vests! 13 action news reporter....
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pups and their handlers... today. nats: "good boy!!! good boy!!!" bobby the police dog has been with the north las vegas police department for more than five years! nats: "snapping sound atta boy" his handler -- officer paul man- toy-full has been with him from the start. "he enjoys the toy and he enjoys this part of it but he enjoys his job a whole lot more. where he will turn it on when its time to go to work. that's what he lives for." bobby's had his fair share of close calls throughout his career --- when taking down suspects in dangerous situations. he's fallen through multiple ceilings. rolled down stairs with a bad guy. and tore a few ligaments. but never yet -- has bobby been shot. "we can't obviously prepare plan for everything we encounter on the street. he's our partner and just as there is an inherent risk to everything we do on the street, there's a risk to our dogs too." bobby is sent into harms way -- sometimes four times a
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up until now -- never wearing any form of protection. so a bullet proof vest makes his handler and the department -- very happy. "it makes me excited knowing he's gonna have this extra layer of protection." "just like we like having protection for ourselves and our own vests, it just gives us an increased chance of going home at the end of the night." gina tag: the contest to win a bullet proof vest was a facebook competition. only a few dogs were supposed to one. but the organization announced -- every k-9 that entered would be given a 25- hundred dollar vest. reporting in the newsroom gina lazara 13 action news new information tonight on the arrest of nevada rancher cliven bundy. 13-action news has learned he'll face a federal judge in oregon tomorrow stemming from an armed standoff with the feds here in nevada in 2014. bundy was arrested last week when he got off a plane in oregon to visit two of his sons who are facing charges in the armed standoff at a wildlife refuge. officials aren't saying why it took so long to bring charges against him.
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and... it may have all been over a on simmons.... near lake mead.. a witness says... the stabbing may have started.... he says... before police got there... he saw a man and woman fighting.... and a woman holding a knife.. police have not confirmed... in the stabbing. a 13-action news update on a right now. a henderson pet store now says it's getting threats after pictures of a skinny puppy started making the rounds on social media. petland's corporate officer sent us a statement saying the puppy is eating well and exhibiting no health issues other than bieng on the low end of the weight range. the vet for petland who examined the rhodesian ridgeback says he's underweight.. but not emaciated. so.. we went to some breed experts at the rhodesian ridgeback club of the united states. one member told us she was appalled at the emaciated condition of the puppy. you can see petland's full statement on our website..
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new tonight.. we're getting our first look at the damage after a garbage truck rolled off a highway overpass in miami, florida. the rig tumbled nealry 100 feet before landing at the entrance to a popular park. firefighters say it's a miracle no one but the driver was injured. he was taken to the hospital in serious condition. no word on the cause of the accident. they take care of your kids all day.... but now... many clark county sccol district teachers are saying..... they aren't being taken care of by their insurance. we've recieved numerous e-mails from teachers who say.... the new health insurance is putting them and their families.... at risk. it's a story... you asked us to investigate. contact 13.... investigative reporter... stephanie zepelin spoke with one teacher... as her daughter fights for her life. a normal, happy teenager...now stuck in her hospital bed. her body has wasted away from her illness. 13.08.06 started with just simple stomach aches 08 so first we thought it was the flu, and we didn't take much notice of it 12 22 but her health just kept declining 24
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diagnosed with median arcuate ligament syndrome, or mals....an illness where one of the muscles compresses an artery that feeds the stomach. now all her calories come from this bag, directly into her arm. her mother linda fought for months to get the insurance company to cover a trip to ucla,, for the nearest specialist who treats the illness. 13.08.36 and what they have been doing is merely maintaining it 40 because any physician that can actually treat it is not here in las vegas 43 linda says she and her friends called the insurance company many times, trying to get them to approve a visit to a specialist at ucla. we had a difficult time with linda's insurance too. when we asked to speak with someone from teacher's health trust, we were told they have a blanket policy of not talking to the media. eventually, at the 11th hour, teacher's health trust agreed to give us a statement through well health,which says in part... "we take great pride in
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medical circumstances arise." after calls from linda, her friends, and 13 action news....the insurance approved darline's visit to a specialist. but linda says she is only one example of how their new health insurance is falling short. she says her deduction for the insurance has doubled...and copays have also gone up. 13.14.09 most of my teachers, in all honesty, cannot afford a third world nation 24 33 we have the right to have basic health care and insurance 37 and you need to take care of your teachers here 39 the statement from teacher's health trust also says... "providing access and quality health care to educators and their families is the top priority of the teacher's health trust." the teacher's union never returned our multiple calls or emails,, and never spoke with us directly. instead, they had the spokesperson from well health talk with us. we also reache out to the district. they said as part of the new teacher contact, the district did agree to provide an increased contribution to teacher's healthcare. , soc this is a story.... "you asked us.... to investigate. if you have something you want us to look into... send us an e-mail... to 13 investigates...
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now to some breaking news we're following right now.. 13 action news reporter gina lazara is live at metro investigate a 13 action news reporter gina lazara is live at on severe weather battering louisiana. the storm rolled across the central part of the state today.. knocking down trees and
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people eating at a pizza hut in alexandria had to run for cover as winds blew the roof off a neighboring car wash onto the restaurant. people inside the restaurant huddled in a bathroom until the storm passed. far above average temperatures will continue to be the theme for the forecast this week. especially in the short term. high pressure will be the dominating feature to the forecast through the first half of wednesday. high temps tomorrow will reach the mid and upper 70s, then approach 80 degrees on wednesday. breezy winds make a comeback on wednesday, ahead of a pacific storm system that will push through the area. most of the showers associated with this system will pass to our north. however, the valley will still see a slight chance for rain wednesday evening into thursday morning. thursday will be quite windy with gusts to about 45 mph, and a bit cooler, with high temps dropping to the low 70s. mostly cloudy skies are also
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the system makes an exit by thursday afternoon and by friday, high temps will remain in the low to mid 70s, winds will be down to breezy and skies will be partly cloudy. high temps will remain in the low to mid 70s through the start to next workweek, as high pressure once again takes control of the forecast. breezy winds will also be back sunday and next monday. a late christmas present backfires.... literally....
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costing one family their home! what they say exploded... starting their couch and curtains on fire! a scare thousands of feet in the air----causing a plane to turn back and sends a pilot to the hospital. the trend that's happening way to often that officials say
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flores: i was raised by my father. my mother left my family when i was 9 years old. things really went from bad to worse for me. this isn't just about numbers, this is about real lives. this is a system that isn't working for the everyday person. it's one of the reasons why i decided to endorse bernie sanders. nevadans are looking for people who are willing to think big, to be bold, and to fight for everyday people. and that's exactly what bernie sanders is doing. sanders: i'm bernie sanders
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teenager. the -13- year old.... just got her hoverboard last week... a backordered christmas gift... last night.... she plugged it in..... next to her family's couch..... when her mom smelled smoke... saw sparks... then flames. the family says... the gadget exploded four times.... before they were able to get it out of the house. hoverboards are being
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country. a dangerous scare on a flight from london to new york. a virgin atlantic passenger jet was forced to turn back after after a laser beam illuminatedthe cockpit.. hitting one pilot in the eye. officials say these dangerous incidents are becoming more common. there were an average of 11 cases a night in 2014. last year.. that number almost doubled to 21 per night. some lucky couples tying the knot in las vegas this weekend got a special surprise when 'the king' showed up to provide the entertainment. plus... your soul mate could be.... a click away. why on-line dating is becoming more and more popular... especially for a certain group of people! and remember... to watch... "good morning las vegas" for all your latest news... weather... and traffic. it all starts at 4-30...
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flores: i was raised by my father. my mother left my family when i was 9 years old. things really went from bad to worse for me. this isn't just about numbers, this is about real lives. this is a system that isn't working for the everyday person. it's one of the reasons why i decided to endorse bernie sanders. nevadans are looking for people who are willing to think big, to be bold, and to fight for everyday people. and that's exactly what bernie sanders is doing. sanders: i'm bernie sanders
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america's heroes have a message. if you've fought... you know picking a commander in chief is no small thing. you're looking for smarts... and guts. we looked at each candidate... we studied their record... we know... looked them over... we checked them out... and we chose one. there's only one. jeb bush. he's got a plan. he'll keep us safe. he's a president - a commander in chief. jeb bush. best prepared to be commander in chief. right to rise usa
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one of the areas that i've been particularly interested in is the area of children. we intend to be sure that everybody in this room and every child in this state is somebody. no matter where they're born, no matter to whom they are born. i want to make sure that every child has a chance to live up to his or her god-given potential. i've spent my life fighting for children, and i'm not stopping now. i'm hillary clinton, and i have always approved this message. turning to the internet to find love. according to a survey conducted by a pew research student.. 15% of americans have used an online dating profile.. up from 13% in 2013. the study also found people of retirement age are using dating sites and apps more than ever
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convenience. valentine's day weekend meant chapels.... here in town. one celebrity impersonator helped make all those nuptials.... even more special! we're talking about none other than elvis! an impersonator from "legends in concert" officiated the ceremonies.... for -12- couples for free.... at the linq promenade. he also sang the song.... and... the couples got a champagne toast... the couples got a champagne aboard the high roller. we'll be right back.... with a final look at your wake-up weather forecast. first.. here's jimmy kimmel with a preview of tonight's show.. right after action news.
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they're one of the wall street banks that triggered the financial meltdown -- goldman sachs.
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that put seven million out of work and millions out of their homes. how does wall street get away with it? millions in campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy works for wall street because it's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem. as long as washington is bought and paid for, we can't build an economy that works for people.
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dominating feature to the forecast through the first half
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high temps tomorrow will reach the mid and upper 70s, then approach 80 degrees on wednesday. breezy winds make a comeback on wednesday, ahead of a pacific storm system that will push through the area. temps and finally tonight.. a minnesota man delivers his own baby on the side of the road in subzero temperatures. little rogue maxa wasn't due... until another week... but... mom woke up in labor... saturday morning.. the nearest hospital is -40- their baby girl just wasn't waiting for them to make it.... so... dad pulled over and delivered the baby... on the side of the road.. rogue is healthy and expected to go home today. that does it.... for this edition of 13 action news... live at 11.. but... stay with us.... for "jimmy kimmel live"....
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our next reports begin at 4:30-am on good morning las vegas. thank you for watching.. and from all of us at channel
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is the area of children. we intend to be sures room and every child in this state is somebody. no matter where they're born, no matter to whom they are born. i want to make sure that every child has a chance to live up to his or her god-given potential. i've spent my life fighting for children, and i'm not stopping now. i'm hillary clinton, and i have always approved this message. >> dicky: from hollywood, it's "jimmy kimmel live"! tonight -- david spade -- derek hough -- and it's mashup monday with
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with cleto and the cletones. and now, you've got it -- here's jimmy kimmel! [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: very nice. i'm jimmy, i'm the host. thanks for watching. thanks to all of you for coming. very nice. hope you hvalentine's day yesterday. there's only so much good that can come out of valentine's day. kind of like a blood test in that either nothing happens or the result is something horrible. so last night my wife and i went out to dinner.

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